Marty Kassowitz

Republicans and Qanon — Turning Crazy Into a Brand

Republicans and Qanon — Turning Crazy Into a Brand

Nothing coming from the Q "channel" actually makes sense. And that is pretty much the point. Qanon isn't so much a movement, but a way of capturing the attention of people who are either entire uneducated or incapable of rudimentary critical thinking.
Steve Bannon and the Truth About the Alt-Right

Steve Bannon and the Truth About the Alt-Right

There is no difference between Nazi, white supremacist, KKK, Proud Boy, Oath Keeper, Three Percenter—except spelling. With "alt-right" Bannon essentially rebranded hate for anything not white or "Christian."
Are We Being Scammed about Inflation?

Are We Being Scammed about Inflation?

Corporate boards have one job and one job only: make money for their shareholders. Thus raising the prices we pay for their goods and services is where "inflation" actually starts even though it is a lazy way of increasing returns.
The True Danger of Racist Propaganda

The True Danger of Racist Propaganda

We can make light of the obvious and transparent stupidity of FOX, OAN, Breitbart and Newsmax, but make no mistake, there is nothing funny about their racist propaganda. It is designed to create hate and fear in people and then proceed downward from there.
Fiona Hill, a Fact Hero of the Trump Era

Fiona Hill, a Fact Hero of the Trump Era

Fiona Hill testified at the first impeachment hearing of the former President. Her opening statement was stunning, blowing up the fiction that Trump and Russia were pushing that the Ukraine had somehow interfered with the 2016 election.